SAN FRANCISCO -- A San Francisco man was arrested in connection with a deadly shooting Tuesday night in the city's Potrero Hill neighborhood.

Rodney Williams, 27, was arrested on suspicion of homicide and a probation violation Wednesday and is currently in custody at San Francisco County Jail, police said.

On Tuesday, officers responded around 9 p.m. to Turner Terrace for reports of a shooting. When police arrived, they found a man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to his head and upper body. He was taken to San Francisco General Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

He was identified as Derrick Whitfield, 23, of San Francisco.

Anyone with information can call the San Francisco Police Homicide investigators at 415-553-1145. Those wishing to remain anonymous can call 415-575-4444 or text a tip o "TIP411" with SFPD as the subject line.



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